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03.16.2017 - AMD Ryzen 5 CPUs to Power Performance Desktop PCs Starting April 11 Worldwide



View AMD related news. Four Ryzen 5 CPUs Bring Leadership Compute and Smooth Gaming Performance to Popular Price-Points SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/15/17 -- Following the successful introduction of AMD Ryzen™ 7 desktop processors including record pre-orders and award-winning1 performance, AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced Ryzen™ 5 desktop processors will launch worldwide on April 11, 2017, offering disruptive price-to-performance for gamers and creators. With end users at the heart of everything AMD does, the new Ryzen 5 processors feature the powerful and efficient "Zen" architecture in 6-core,12-thread as well as 4-core, 8-thread options, to deliver enhanced performance, immersive experiences and hig...
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03.08.2017 - AMD Collaborates with Microsoft to Advance Open Source Cloud Hardware



View AMD related news. Microsoft's Project Olympus platform design to incorporate the upcoming high-performance "Naples" x86 server processor SANTA CLARA, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/08/17 -- At the 2017 Open Compute Project U.S. Summit, AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) announced their collaboration with Microsoft to incorporate the cloud delivery features of AMD's next-generation "Naples" processor with Microsoft's Project Olympus -- Microsoft's next-generation hyperscale cloud hardware design and a new model for open source hardware development with the OCP community. Through Microsoft's contribution of the Project Olympus design much earlier in the cycle than many OCP projects, AMD was able to engage early on in the design ...
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03.07.2017 - AMD Previews "Naples" High-Performance Server Processor, Prepares to Return Innovation and Choice to the Datacenter in Q2 2017



View AMD related news. AMD Targets Needs of Modern Datacenter and Cloud Applications with More Cores, More Memory Capacity and More I/O than the Competition SANTA CLARA, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/07/17 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today took a significant step into the server and datacenter market with its most detailed look yet at the upcoming high-performance CPU for servers, codenamed "Naples". Purpose-built to disrupt the status-quo and to scale across the cloud datacenter and traditional on-premise server configurations, "Naples" delivers the highly regarded "Zen" x86 processing engine in industry-leading configurations of up to 32 cores. Superior memory bandwidth and the number of high-speed input / output channe...
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03.02.2017 - AMD Ryzen(TM) 7 Desktop Processors Featuring Record-Breaking Overclocking Performance Available Worldwide Today



View AMD related news. New Ryzen 7 Processors Set to Reinvigorate the Desktop Computing Market; Unprecedented Pre-Order Sales Show Ryzen Leads Best Seller Lists SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/02/17 -- After four years and thousands of hours of development, AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today released the first three models of its highly anticipated, high-performance AMD Ryzen™ desktop processor. Strong demand for these new desktop CPUs drove record pre-orders from more than 180 global etailers and boutique OEMs throughout the week prior to launch. Now offered for purchase around the globe, Ryzen is the first processor based on the entirely new AMD "Zen" core microarchitecture, bringing leadership multi-core performan...
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03.01.2017 - AMD's "Vega" GPU to Power LiquidSky Platform for Enthusiast-Level Gameplay Anywhere



View AMD related news. State-of-the-art GPU and revolutionary game streaming technology knocking down barriers to enthusiast-class PC gaming experiences SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/01/17 -- GDC -- Today, AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) announced that its upcoming Vega architecture-based GPUs have been selected to power LiquidSky, enabling gamers around the world to enjoy the extraordinary power of Vega from anywhere. LiquidSky already lets their 1.4 million beta users play any PC video game as it was meant to be enjoyed -- from the latest AAA titles to indie hits -- on Android phone or tablet, low-spec Windows®, Mac®, and even Linux® devices. With Vega's powerful Radeon Virtualized Encode at the heart of the serv...
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02.28.2017 - AMD and Bethesda Softworks Partner to Propel PC Gaming Forward



View AMD related news. Groundbreaking, multi-title strategic partnership brings the companies' top talent together to speed pace of game technology development and leverage latest disruptions in CPU and GPU technology from AMD SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/28/17 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) and Bethesda Softworks today announced a long-term strategic partnership to rapidly advance game technology development, fuel new PC game experiences, and reshape the gaming landscape. The collaboration brings together two titans of the gaming industry: Bethesda Softworks, whose storied 30-year history has produced legendary games including those in The Elder Scrolls series, Fallout 3 and 4, DOOM, Wolfenstein: The New Ord...
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02.22.2017 - Innovation and Competition Return to High-Performance PCs March 2nd with Worldwide AMD Ryzen 7 Availability



View AMD related news. AMD Ryzen 7 Lineup Includes the World's Highest Performing and Lowest Powered 8-core Desktop PC Processors; Immediate Pre-order Availability From More Than 180 Retailers and Boutique OEMs SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/22/17 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced the global launch of AMD Ryzen™ 7 desktop processors, with pre-orders starting today from more than 180 global etailers and boutique OEMs, to the delight of PC gamers, content creators, enthusiasts, and fans worldwide. After four years and more than two million engineering hours of development, Ryzen is ready to unleash its powerful purpose, shake up the market, and connect millions more people to high performance persona...
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02.21.2017 - AMD Shares Stage with Leading Game Developers to Showcase the Future of Graphics & Processor Technologies



View AMD related news. 2nd annual "Capsaicin Live" Webcast during the 2017 Game Developers Conference to contain exclusive looks at the summer's most anticipated PC games and VR experiences SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/21/17 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced its second annual "Capsaicin Live" webcast and press event on Tuesday, February 28 at 10:30 AM PT (12:30 PM CT/1:30 PM ET) during the 2017 Game Developer Conference, broadcast live from the famed San Francisco theater district. Hosted by Radeon Technologies Group's Senior Vice President and Chief Architect, Raja Koduri, the show will be a celebration of PC gaming, the technology steering its future, and the developers who work tirelessly to trans...
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02.21.2017 - AMD Appoints John W. Marren to Board of Directors



View AMD related news. SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/21/17 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced the appointment of John W. Marren, 53, to its board of directors coinciding with Martin Edelman's decision to step down as member of the company's board of directors, a position he has held since 2013. Marren's 30-year career spans both the financial and technology industries, with a deep focus on semiconductors. He retired from Texas Pacific Group (TPG) Capital in 2015 after spending 16 years at the firm as senior partner and head of technology investments. Prior to TPG, he was managing director and co-head of the Technology Investment Banking Group at Morgan Stanley, and prior to that time was managing direc...
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02.07.2017 - AMD Embedded Technology Celebrates More than 10 Years Supporting Global Casino Gaming Customers



View AMD related news. Millions of graphics units shipped for OEMs designing slot machines, bar games, advanced entertainment platforms and more LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM -- (Marketwired) -- 02/07/17 -- ICE -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) announced more than a decade of developing scalable, high-performance, low-power embedded processors for the global casino gaming industry, including major players such as International Game Technology (IGT), Scientific Games (SG), Unidesa and Quixant, among others. The company's accelerated processing units (APUs), systems-on-a-chip (SOCs) and discrete graphics processing units (GPUs) enable various display configurations for an increasingly immersive end user experience. Casino gaming h...
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01.31.2017 - AMD Reports Fourth Quarter and Annual 2016 Financial Results



View AMD related news. Annual revenue increased 7 percent; fourth quarter revenue grew 15 percent year-over-year SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/31/17 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced revenue for the fourth quarter of 2016 of $1.11 billion, operating loss of $3 million and net loss of $51 million, or $0.06 per share. Non-GAAP(1) operating income was $26 million, non-GAAP(1) net loss was $8 million and non-GAAP(1) loss per share was $0.01. GAAP Financial Results ...
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01.12.2017 - AMD to Report Fiscal Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Financial Results on January 31, 2017



View AMD related news. SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/12/17 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that it will webcast its earnings conference call on Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017 at 5 p.m. EST / 2 p.m. PST to discuss the results of its fiscal fourth quarter and fiscal year ended Dec. 31, 2016. All interested parties will have the opportunity to listen to the real-time audio webcast of the teleconference over the internet through AMD's website at ir.amd.com. An archive of the webcast will be available for approximately one year after the conference call. About AMD For more than 45 years, AMD has driven innovation in high-performance computing, graphics, and visualization technologies -- the building bl...
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01.05.2017 - Vega: AMD's New Graphics Architecture for Virtually Unlimited Workloads



View AMD related news. Brand new high performance GPU architecture removes many traditional constraints from Gaming, VR, Professional Design and Machine Intelligence arenas SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/05/17 -- Today AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) unveiled preliminary details of its forthcoming GPU architecture, Vega. Conceived and executed over 5 years, Vega architecture enables new possibilities in PC gaming, professional design and machine intelligence that traditional GPU architectures have not been able to address effectively. Data-intensive workloads are becoming the new normal, and the parallel nature of the GPU lends itself ideally to tackling them. However, processing these huge new datasets requires fast a...
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01.05.2017 - AMD Showcases High-Performance Ecosystem Ready for Ryzen(TM) Including PCs and AM4 Motherboards from Technology Partners



View AMD related news. New Powerful and Versatile AM4 Motherboards and 'Dream PCs' from Global SIs Highlight Breadth of Partner Support for AMD Ryzen(TM) Processors LAS VEGAS, NV -- (Marketwired) -- 01/04/17 -- 2017 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) -- Following global excitement generated by the reveal of new technology and performance details of upcoming AMD Ryzen™ high-performance desktop processors, AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced 16 cutting-edge high-performance AM4 motherboards from five manufacturers. In addition, AMD exhibited Ryzen processor-based "extreme performance" PC designs from 17 top system integrators across the globe as well as innovative third-party CPU cooler designs, demonstr...
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01.03.2017 - Radeon FreeSync(TM) 2 Technology Brings High Dynamic Range Gaming to Advanced PC Displays



View AMD related news. Combined with Low Framerate Compensation, AMD supercharges next generation FreeSync displays SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/03/17 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced Radeon FreeSync™ 2 technology, the next major milestone in delivering smooth gameplay and advanced pixel integrity to gamers, with planned availability to consumers in 1H 2017. Qualifying FreeSync™ 2 monitors will harness low-latency, high-brightness pixels, excellent black levels, and a wide color gamut to display High Dynamic Range (HDR) content1. In addition, all FreeSync™ 2 monitors will have support for Low Framerate Compensation (LFC). With Radeon FreeSync™ 2 technology, gamers can enjoy a complete plug-and-play...
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12.13.2016 - AMD Takes Computing to a New Horizon with Ryzen(TM) Processors



View AMD related news. Reveals Brand Name, New Performance Details, and Adaptive Technology Features of Upcoming High-Performance Processors Based on "Zen" Core Architecture AUSTIN, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 12/13/16 -- Today at its fan-focused event, AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) unveiled new information and gave enthusiasts hands-on time with its upcoming high-performance desktop processors based on the innovative "Zen" core architecture (codenamed "Summit Ridge") in advance of the official launch in Q1 2017. Drawing inspiration from the core's name and AMD's desire to push high-performance CPUs to a new horizon, AMD introduced Ryzen™, the brand which will span across "Zen"-based desktop and notebook processor families. Add...
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12.12.2016 - AMD introduces Radeon Instinct: Accelerating Machine Intelligence



View AMD related news. AMD speeds deep learning inference and training with high-performance Radeon Instinct accelerators and MIOpen open-source GPU-accelerated library SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 12/12/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today unveiled its strategy to accelerate the machine intelligence era in server computing through a new suite of hardware and open-source software offerings designed to dramatically increase performance, efficiency, and ease of implementation of deep learning workloads. New Radeon™ Instinct accelerators will offer organizations powerful GPU-based solutions for deep learning inference and training. Along with the new hardware offerings, AMD announced MIOpen, a free, open-source libra...
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12.09.2016 - AMD Named UBM Company of the Year



View AMD related news. SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 12/09/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) was named 2016 UBM Tech ACE Award Company of the Year by EE Times and EDN. The awards honor the people and companies behind the technologies and products that are changing the world of electronics. The winners were announced at an awards ceremony on Wednesday, Dec. 7, at the San Jose Convention Center in conjunction with Embedded Systems Conference (ESC) Silicon Valley. "This has been an exciting year for AMD as we execute on our strongest product roadmap in more than a decade and I am honored that AMD was selected as Company of the Year," said AMD President and CEO Dr. Lisa Su. "This award is a testament to the tireless effo...
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12.08.2016 - Seize the Moment and ReLive it: AMD Introduces Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition



View AMD related news. AMD's most comprehensive software update unleashes powerful capabilities that enable users to play, create, share and work like never before SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 12/08/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today unveiled the next generation of its advanced software suite for Radeon™ graphics that delivers innovative new features, high-performance gaming and professional-grade stability to meet the evolving needs of consumers, professionals and developers. With more than 400 million people worldwide playing on Radeon™ graphics1, AMD is firmly committed to delivering superior performance and forward-thinking new features for gamers. Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition focuses on the fea...
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12.05.2016 - AMD Named a Best Place to Work for LGBT Equality



View AMD related news. SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 12/05/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that it has received a perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's 2017 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), naming it a "Best Place to Work for LGBT Equality". The CEI is a benchmarking tool that rates corporate equality policies and practices for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) employees including equal employment opportunity policies, non-discrimination protections, and benefits. "At AMD we believe that creating an inclusive environment where every employee is empowered to bring their diverse set of perspectives to the table each day is the key to bringing out the best, most innovative...
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